Today is,

Tuesday, 21 October 2014

 

Home | About Us | News | User Login | Jobs | Contact Us | Tender Notices
Untitled Document
Main Menu
Home
News
Blog
Links
Search
Contacts
Seniority List
News Section
National
World
Sport
Business
Forex
Weather
Articles & Features
Sport News
O’Keefe set to make debut against Pakistan in first Test
KARACHI, Oct 20 (APP): Steve O’Keefe has a good chance of making his debut in Dubai alongside the incumbent offspinner Nathan Lyon, said a report carried by cricket’s leading website on Monday.
 
Tanvir emerges on top in KBA Bridge
KARACHI, Oct. 20 (APP)- Team Tanvir, having top veterans in their line-up won the Weekly Karachi Bridge Association (KBA) Swiss League Tournament at Aslam Hall on Sunday evening.
 
Hamza, Sajjad qualify for last rounds of Qatar 6-Red Snooker
KARACHI, Oct 20 (APP)- Pakistan’s duo of Hamza Akbar and Muhammad Sajjad qualified for the last 16 rounds of inaugural Qatar Academy 6-Red Snooker Championship in Doha after three straight victories, according to a message received here on Monday.
 
Dollar East to honor Misbah, Ajmal & top cricketers
KARACHI, Oct. 20 (APP)- Dollar East will be honoring Pakistan’s top cricketers including captain Misbah-ul-Haq, Saeed Ajmal, Asad Shafiq, Kamran Akmal and Sarfraz Ahmed for their meritorious contribution in the sport.
 
Miandad sees Test series as a comeback to form for Misbah
ISLAMABAD, Oct 20 (APP): Legendary Batsman, Javed Miandad sees the Pakistan-Australia Test series as a comeback one for the skipper Misbah-ul-Haq saying Misbah should aim in winning the series and regain his lost form.
 
Archive
Latest News
PM meets MNAs; discusses development schemes - President, PM condole death of passengers in Neelum river incident - Eight die, six injured in road mishap - Govt taking concrete steps to control Ebola virus in country: NA tol... - Govt determined for quality education - CDWP approves six projects worth Rs 5694 millions
JF-17 Thunder arrives in Pakistan PDF Print E-mail
ISLAMABAD, Mar 12 (APP): The arrival ceremony of the JF-17s Thunder fighter aircraft, jointly developed by China and Pakistan was held at Pakistan Aeronautical Complex Kamra on Monday.

 

Chief of the Air Staff Pakistan Air Force Air Chief Marshal Tanvir Mahmood Ahmed was the chief guest at the ceremony which was attended by senior ranking officers of Pakistan Air Force and visiting Chinese delegation.

The chief guest inspected the JF-17 Thunder aircraft and met the pilots, engineers and technicians. He greatly appreciated their hard work and devotion for translating a dream into reality.

The two JF-17s had arrived in Pakistan in the first week of March, 2007.

The chief guest, on his arrival at the ceremony, was received by Air Marshal Khalid Chaudhry, Chairman Pakistan Aeronautical Complex Board, Kamra and Air Vice Marshal Farhat Hussain, Chief Project Director JF-17.

The JF-17 Thunder aircraft is scheduled to have its first public appearance in Islamabad, on March 23, during fly past of National Day Joint Services Parade.

JF-17 Thunder aircraft is an advanced multirole Light Combat Aircraft jointly invested and developed by China and Pakistan.  It is a key collaboration strategic project between two countries in the military field.

The project has made great success through tremendous efforts and contribution by both sides.

Major milestones, achieved so far, include first flight of Prototype-01 in August 2003 and that of Prototype-03 in April 2004. On 10 May, 2006, JF-17 Prototype 04 aircraft with fully integrated configuration made its successful maiden flight in Chengdu, China, taking the programme to a new height of success.

Air Chief Marshal Tanvir Mahmood Ahmed, Chief of the Air Staff Pakistan Air Force, was the Chief Guest on that historic occasion.

The Prototype 06, made its maiden flight in September, 2006.

The flight tests of prototype aircraft in China are moving forward smoothly.

In order to speed up the development progress and to facilitate maturity of JF-17s, two aircraft have arrived in Pakistan for further tests and flight evaluation by Pakistan Air Force.

The flight evaluation to be conducted by PAF will be a great deal of help in improving the performance of aircraft and making the JF-17 aircraft more competitive and reliable.

 

     

Budget 2014-2015
Federal Budget
Highlights 2014-2015
Punjab Budget
Sindh Budget
KPK Budget
Balochistan Budget
A.J.K Budget
Gilgit Baltistan Budget
Elections 2013
Elections 2013 News
Code of Conduct
Code of Conduct
Manifestos of Parties
Manifestos of Political Parties
Independence Day News
Independence Day News
Economic Survey
Economic Survey 2013-2014
Presidential address to the joint sitting of parliament
Presidential address to the joint sitting of parliament
Parlimentary Proceedings
National Assembly
Senate